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June 14, 2019 - 4:52 PM

Above, Allen County Commissioner Bill King speaks to campers attending Allen Summer Camp during a tour of the Allen County Landfill on Thursday afternoon. Below, ACC teacher Paul Miller helps Annabelle Fernandez, from left, Quinn Robb and Dylan Schulenberg identify a beetle they caught in a net. REGISTER/ERIC SPRUILL (ABOVE) AND VICKIE MOSS

It didn’t take long for Allen County Commissioner Bill King to scold a child during a field trip to the Allen County Landfill for using profanity.

The child’s mistake was uttering a dreaded four-letter word. The d-word to be exact. Dump.

“We don’t use that word around here,” King said, with a look of disgust on his face.

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